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New Acquisition: Rare 19th Century Photograph Album Featuring Black Americans
Posted on May 12, 2020, 5 p.m.
The photo album contains 20 cabinet card albumen photographs of fashionably dressed well-off Black people from the late 19th century.
Charles Eisenmann’s Circus Photography and the Cartes de visite Collection
Posted on May 5, 2020, 9 a.m.
Cartes de visite Collection consists of one small rectangular box with a total of 322 images.
Being a New Librarian in the Age of COVID-19
Posted on April 30, 2020, 10:45 a.m.
Librarianship as a second career during pandemic.
April 2020 Wrap Up
Posted on April 28, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Today marks six weeks since SCRC and SU Libraries moved to online operations.
New Sesquicentennial Digital Exhibition: A Legacy of Leadership
Posted on April 21, 2020, 10 a.m.
Another digital exhibition: A Legacy of Leadership: The Chancellors and Presidents of Syracuse University.
An Artist in Pictures: Photographs of Grace Hartigan
Posted on April 14, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
In the Grace Hartigan Papers held at SCRC are photos of the vibrant Abstract Expressionist painter.
Zoom Backgrounds Now Available for Download
Posted on April 13, 2020, 5:26 p.m.
Not a Zoom user? Use these photos as a new desktop screensaver, phone wallpaper, or wherever else you want to spread Orange pride!
Documentary Films from American Library Association’s Notable Videos
Posted on April 7, 2020, 12:44 p.m.
American Library Association’s Film and Media Roundtable’s selections of top titles in 2019 and 2020.
A Century of Syroco
Posted on April 7, 2020, 10:35 a.m.
Less than one linear foot, the Syracuse Ornamental Company (Syroco) Collection consists of two document boxes and a handful of product catalogs, documenting the company’s century-long history.
Accessing Full Text Using Google Scholar
Posted on April 2, 2020, 5:49 p.m.
Follow these steps to connect to SU’s full text electronic resources from home or from anywhere off campus.
March 2020 Wrap Up
Posted on March 31, 2020, 10:52 a.m.
Public events have been postponed, and we are ending March on a quieter note as we shift to operating remotely.
The Orange in National Orange Day
Posted on March 24, 2020, 11:29 a.m.
The history of orange as Syracuse University's color.
Bringing Art to the People
Posted on March 19, 2020, 11:44 a.m.
Pop-up exhibit on the Black Arts Movement.
Music in the Stacks
Posted on March 10, 2020, 12:45 p.m.
The Franz Liszt Manuscript
Open Access Electronic Theses and Dissertations, Winter 2019
Posted on March 6, 2020, 2:29 p.m.
Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) submitted by the Graduate School for Winter 2019.
Happy International Women's Day!
Posted on March 3, 2020, 1 p.m.
Highlights of groundbreaking or interesting women from collections.
February 2020 News Wrap Up
Posted on Feb. 28, 2020, 11:30 a.m.
Looking back at events, newly processed collections
Special Collections Research Center History Highlights
Posted on Feb. 24, 2020, 11:45 a.m.
Let the Reader Emerge! Milestones of the Syracuse University Libraries
Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month in Books
Posted on Feb. 20, 2020, 1:15 p.m.
Six Book Highlights from Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month
Kenya National Archives
Posted on Feb. 17, 2020, 2:48 p.m.
The Kenya archive collections comprise a large variety of materials which are mostly primary source government documents.